Add a CTD profile to an existing section.

sectionAddStation(section, station)

Arguments

section

A section to which a station is to be added.

station

A ctd object holding data for the station to be added.

Value

A section object.

Historical note

Until March 2015, this operation was carried out with the + operator, but at that time, the syntax was flagged by the development version of R, so it was changed to the present form.

See also

Examples

library(oce) data(ctd) ctd2 <- ctd ctd2[["temperature"]] <- ctd2[["temperature"]] + 0.5 ctd2[["latitude"]] <- ctd2[["latitude"]] + 0.1 section <- as.section(c("ctd", "ctd2")) ctd3 <- ctd ctd3[["temperature"]] <- ctd[["temperature"]] + 1 ctd3[["latitude"]] <- ctd[["latitude"]] + 0.1 ctd3[["station"]] <- "Stn 3" sectionAddStation(section, ctd3)
#> Unnamed section has 3 stations: #> Index ID Lon Lat Levels Depth #> 1 Stn 2 -63.644 44.684 181 NA #> 2 Stn 2 -63.644 44.784 181 NA #> 3 Stn 3 -63.644 44.784 181 NA